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properPHIdisposal regularly posts summaries of news items that convey the importance of proper PHI disposal and the risks associated with improper disposal. When possible, all paraphrased news items will credit the source of the information and provide links to the originating content.

Visitors are encouraged to return to PHI News periodically to stay abreast of the latest trends in related legislation and enforcement of HIPAA's new data protection requirements.

With Consumer Privacy Center Stage, Why Aren’t We Talking About Health Data?

News for May 30, 2018: With Consumer Privacy Center Stage, Why Aren’t We Talking About Health Data?

Cloud Security, HIPAA Compliance Deter Hospitals from Cloud

News for May 29, 2018: Cloud Security, HIPAA Compliance Deter Hospitals from Cloud

What You Need to Know About SamSam Ransomware. Hackers Paint Target on Healthcare

News for May 28, 2018: What You Need to Know About SamSam Ransomware. Hackers Paint Target on Healthcare

Protecting veterans’ medical records from cyber threats

News for May 27, 2018: Protecting veterans’ medical records from cyber threats

Ransomware attacks such as at South Bend’s Allied Physicians are becoming common

News for May 26, 2018: Ransomware attacks such as at South Bend’s Allied Physicians are becoming common

HIPAA and Protecting Health Information in the 21st Century

News for May 24, 2018: HIPAA and Protecting Health Information in the 21st Century

HIT Think How IT helps nurses improve care in midst of major changes

News for May 24, 2018: HIT Think How IT helps nurses improve care in midst of major changes

STOP: SHOULD YOU BE RELEASING THAT PHI?

News for May 22, 2018: STOP: SHOULD YOU BE RELEASING THAT PHI?

Coconino County announces residents’ data has been hacked

News for May 18, 2018: Coconino County announces residents’ data has been hacked

Your View of “Personal Information” is Probably Not Wide Enough

News for May 17,  2018: Your View of “Personal Information” is Probably Not Wide Enough

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